An A-Z Guide To The Search For Plato's Atlantis

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    NEWS MAY 2023

    As part of my process of disengagement from Atlantipedia, from June ’23 I shall be posting less frequently, rather than daily as I have done until now. Atlantipedia will remain online for the foreseeable future. I want to thank everyone who has written to me over the past few months with complimentary expressions of support […]Read More »
  • Joining The Dots

    Joining The Dots

    I have now published my new book, Joining The Dots, which offers a fresh look at the Atlantis mystery. I have addressed the critical questions of when, where and who, using Plato’s own words, tempered with some critical thinking and a modicum of common sense.Read More »

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Mattingly, Alan

Alan Mattingly is the author of Plato’s Atlantis and the Sea Peoples: A Review of Context and Evidence [1948]. I have been unable to find any information about him, which is unfortunate as I consider this one of the best Atlantis-related books to be published in quite some time. Currently, it is just available as a Kindle ebook.

Mattingly offers a carefully constructed forensic examination of Plato’s text and cautiously concludes that Atlantis lay in the region of the Gulf of Gabes with some of the Sea Peoples occupying territory between there and the western approaches to the Nile Delta.